The World’s Toughest Outboard Marathon | Celebrating 71 Years

Outboard Marathon Nationals - Racing August 10th-11th, 2019

Inland Waterway, Northern Michigan

Join the Top O’ Michigan Outboard Racing Club (TOMORC) this August for the 71st Annual Marathon. Over two days of exciting and tough outboard racing in Northern Michigan. The course navigates through 87 miles of Northern Michigan’s beautiful Inland Waterway. Registration will be Friday, August 9th, from 5 to 8 PM at Howe Marine in Indian River. Register also on Saturday, from 8-9 AM at the race pits.

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2019 Course

Saturdays course: approx 42 miles, modified Lemans start from pits out 1/4 mile to turn bouy and then back into Indian River. Race runs through Indian River then along the West side of Mullett Lake and entering Cheboygan River and running its full length to a turn around bouy in Cheboygan. The course then follows the same route back to the finish line at Howe Marine on Indian River. Sundays course: approx 42 miles, modified Lemans start from pits across Burt Lake and then North to entrance of Crooked River. Course runs through Crooked River and into and around Crooked Lake making 3 check points and then back into Crooked River. Course then continues South along the West side of Burt Lake then across the lake into the Indian River. The race travels the full length of Indian River to a check point at Mullett Lake and then back through Indian River to the finish line at Howe Marine. The Top O’ Michigan Outboard Racing Club welcomes new participants and race veterans alike.



TOMORC Start
Aerial photo provided by McVideo Productions

Club History

The TOMORC started in 1949 as the Top O’ Michigan Marathon Association. The tomorc has continued to support the region & promote the marathon for the past 71 years. The club has 25+ active members who have continued to put on the oldest & most prestigious race in the outboard marathon circuit. The Top O’ Michigan Outboard Marathon has been the Marathon Nationals for many years. In 2013, the Top O’ Michigan Marathon won the American Power Boat Association Kevin Ladd Award for Best Stock Outboard Race in Region 6.

Fireside Race

Presented by the Presque Isle Yacht Club in association with TOMORC.
Stock Outboard racing on Grand Lake. Stock Outboard

Short Course | J Classes 20 Minuute Marathon Both Days

June 8 & 9, 2019

Fireside Info: tomorc.race@gmail.com

Past Marathon Champs

Contact Us

General Info: tomorc.race@gmail.com

Commodore: Dave Umbarger
Vice Commodore: Samantha Fairbairn
Treasurer: Sarah Bek
Secretary: Kimberly Rouleau
Associate Member: Peter Lauer

TOMORC
PO Box 873
Harbor Springs, Michigan 4974


tomorc race
Photo provided by Patrick D. McGinnis